19 people killed in rain-related incidents in Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi: As many as 19 people lost their lives in rain-related incidents in Uttar Pradesh where raging waters of major rivers have disrupted normal life, officials said on Thursday. “As many as 15 persons have died due to rain related incidents in different districts of the state. “The figure included three deaths in Amethi, […]

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4 persons killed in road accidents in Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi: Four persons were killed in separate road accidents in Uttar Pradesh, police said on Tuesday. Two persons were killed while three others sustained serious injuries, when a truck hit a car in Faridpur area of Bareilly district, police said. The accident took place on Monday night when the five youth were returning from […]

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Army Soldier killed in Pakistan firing along Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri

New Delhi: An Army soldier was killed on Saturday as Pakistan violated ceasefire by resorting to mortar shelling and small arms firing on forward posts and villages along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district, a defence spokesman said. The latest ceasefire violation comes two days after Pakistan claimed that its four soldiers were […]

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Four pilgrims from Tamil Nadu killed in van-bus collision near

New Delhi: Four pilgrims from Chennai were killed and two women seriously injured in a collision involving a van and a bus in Nagari, 50 kms from here, police said Wednesday. The accident occurred when six members of a family from Chennai, were returning home in their van late Tuesday night, after offering worship at […]

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Scaffolding collapses at under-construction building in Chennai one killed followed by seveier casulity

One person was killed and 32 others injured when an overloaded scaffolding of an under-construction building collapsed here, police said Sunday. The incident took place around 7.15 pm yesterday, Tamil Nadu Health Secretary J Radhakrishnan, who visited the spot near Kanthanchavadi, told reporters. Later Deadbody was identified by the police and according to police official  person […]

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8 Killed, 3 injured in an accident on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

Kannauj (UP): Eight persons were killed and three others injured when their vehicle hit a lorry on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway today, police said. The victims belonged to Alwar district of Rajasthan and were returning from a pilgrimage to Naimisaranyam in Sitapur district of Uttar Pradesh, they said. Naimisaranyam, also known as Neemsar, Nimsar or Nimkhar, is […]

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18 killed, 14 people injured in coach-truck highway collision

Beijing: At least 18 killed, 14 people injured in a head-on collision between a passenger coach and a truck on a highway in central China, police said today. The accident took place last evening in Hunan province south of the capital Beijing. Footage from the scene showed both heavily damaged vehicles along the rain-slicked highway. It […]

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4 Indian-origin gang members arrested for killing Sikh man

LONDON:  Four Indian-origin gang members found guilty of hacking a British Sikh man to death as revenge for sleeping with one of their wives have been sentenced to over 90 years in prison at the Old Bailey court in London. Amandeep Sandhu, 31, and Ravinder Singh-Shergil, 32, had been convicted of the brutal murder of 33-year-old […]

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4 Killed, 3 injured in scrap shop explosion in UP

Muzaffarnagar (UP): Four people killed, including two passers-by, and three injured in an explosion ripped through a scrap shop today,police said.  The blast, which took place in the town’s Sarvat Road area, instantly killed Tazim (50) and Shazad (55), who were handling the scrap, a police official said. The two others, whose identity is still being […]

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